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September 28, 2017

Oh, What a Night!

Recapping our exciting 2017 banquet: Determined

What an amazing night we had on September 14, 2017 at our annual MJBI Banquet, Determined! Surrounded by the wonderful friends of the MJBI, and by our special guest, Cowboys Hall of…

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September 26, 2017

The Lemba Jewish Tribe

Prophecy Fulfilled

It’s said that once you’ve been to Africa, the continent is locked in your heart forever. The deep cultural heritage is unmistakable, and unchanging. The same can be said for…

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September 24, 2017

Yom Kippur | The Thriller?

Cue the dark and mysterious music in your head. Dim the lights. A little more. Now whisper with me in grave tones…The Day of Atonement. It sounds like something out…

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August 29, 2017

Help Houston’s Messianic Community

Hello Friends, I’m sure most of you have been glued to your televisions or computers lately, watching the tragic images coming out of the Texas Gulf Coast region in the…

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August 23, 2017

Trump, Netanyahu and MJBI

I am not one who watches much cable news. Overseeing a global ministry that is active in 10 different countries, along with raising two kids under the age of five…

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July 28, 2017

Jewish Feasts & Holidays

When the children of Israel were delivered out of Egyptian slavery, God instituted special feasts, or “appointed times” throughout the agricultural year to celebrate, remember, repent, and give thanks. The…

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July 27, 2017

Why the Rabbis Don’t Understand Rosh HaShanah

Every year Jewish people do the strangest thing. We celebrate a new year in the middle of the year. It is called Rosh HaShanah, and it is not in the…

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Focused on the Goal Line

I have a humiliating confession. Though I am one of the most die-hard Texans many of you may ever meet, I did not grow up a fan of the Dallas…

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For Zions Sake | Summer 2017

Late in 2016, I began feeling an urgent stirring in my heart for the forthcoming year. The elections were over, Dr. Wayne Wilks and I had completed our transitional year…

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It is with great pleasure that I introduce to you MJBI’s new Strategic Partnership Coordinator, Pastor Kevin Bentley. Since 2011, I have had the privilege of knowing Kevin, his lovely…

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